How much does a Visual Effects Designer make in the United States? The average Visual Effects Designer salary in the United States is $69,330 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $61,842 and $77,542. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Visual Effects Designer in the United States. The base salary for Visual Effects Designer ranges from $61,842 to $77,542 with the average base salary of $69,330. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $63,020 to $79,584 with the average total cash compensation of $70,854.